CLASS NINE - VEGETABLES & FRUIT

CLASS 9 - VEGETABLES AND FRUIT

Directors - Shirley Willi 519-461-1781, Josie O’Rourke

Rules and Regulations:

  1. All entries must be homegrown by the individual exhibitor.
  2. Entries must be displayed on disposable plates or suitable trays where applicable.
  3. Exhibits must be appealing and free of all garden soil, but not over washed.

**Double Check- Size, Measurements, Numbers & Other Specifications**

VEGETABLES:

Prizes: 1st: $5, 2nd: $4, 3rd: $3

1.

Table Potatoes, Red - 3

2.

Table Potatoes, White - 3

3.

Table Turnips, 2 inch tops - 2

4.

Table Beets, any variety, 1 inch tops -3

5.

Parsnips, 2 inch tops - 2

6.

Table Carrots, 1 inch tops -5

7.

Onion. Grown from dutch Sets, 1 inch tops - 3

8.

Onions, Spanish, 1/2 -1 inch tops - 3

9.

Eggplant, 1/2 inch stem - 2

10.

Tomatoes, Red, not paste type, stems on - 5

11.

Tomatoes, Yellow, stems on - 3

12.

Tomatoes, Cherry or Globe - 1 truss, minimum - 6

Cluster of tomatoes from stem with variation of colour or size.

13.

Beans, String, Green - 12

14.

Beans, String, Yellow - 12

15.

Sweet Peppers, Green, 1/2 inch stem - 3

16.

Sweet Peppers, Red, 1/2 inch stem - 3

17.

Hot Peppers, any variety, named - 3

18.

Zucchini, 7 - 8 inches long - 3

19.

Zucchini, longest pair

20.

Butternut Squash - 2

21.

Pepper Squash, - 2

22.

Spaghetti Squash -2

23.

Pie Pumpkins - 2

24.

Gourds, different varieties, (one of each) - 5

25.

Cabbage - 2

26.

Brussels Sprouts, stalk -1 (leaves removed)

27.

Garlic, full bulb -2

28.

Swiss Chard -2 stems in water

Leaves removed from stalk

29.

Kale, 2 stems in water

30.

Sunflower Head - 1

31.

Any Other Vegetable, not listed above, named -2

32.

Oddest Shaped Vegetable

33.

Fresh Herbs, minimum 3 varieties, labelled, in water

34.

Apples, any variety named -3

35.

Pears, any variety - 3

FRUITS:

Prizes: 1st: $5, 2nd: $4, 3rd: $3

36.

Grapes, in plastic bag - 3 clusters

37.

Any Other Fruit, not listed above, named -2

38.

Oddest Shaped Fruit

CLASS 9 SPECIALS:

39.

Fall Harvest - Festive Table Centrepiece Prizes: 1st: $12, 2nd: $10, 3rd: $8

Using a minimum of 7 homegrown fruits and/or vegetables.

May use natural accessories for decoration, ie. nuts, pinecones, leaves, etc.

40.

"Think Green!" Prizes: 1st: $12, 2nd: $10, 3rd: $8

Collection of a minimum of 5 different green fruits and/or vegetables (not of the same variety)

Attractively displayed in any size or shape of tray or container

41.

Largest Pumpkin Prizes: 1st: $10, 2nd: $8, 3rd: $6

EDUCATIONAL DISPLAY:

201.

Educational Display of Vegetables & Fruits Prize: $15

  1. No entry fee is required.
  2. Open to all non-profit organizations and commercial growers. Name of the exhibitor must be included in the display.
  3. This display is to be a collection of Vegetables and/or Fruits. Include one example of each variety. There must be a minimum of 15 different varieties. Display will be tastefully displayed on a 3'x3' maximum tray. Each vegetable/fruit must be named.
  4. This display will not be judged and is for educational purposes only.
  5. Each exhibitor must register at the fair office when the display is placed. Displays may be brought in on either the Thursday before the fair from 7-9pm or on Friday from 9-11am.
  6. Each exhibitor will be paid $15 for their display.
  7. All items displayed must be grown locally.